WHAT TO DO: Snow to spring give you lots of options

Posted at 12:22 PM, Apr 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-06 09:21:40-04

For Everyone:




Saturday expand your mind and engage your imagination at TEDxBoise! This years TEDxBoise will take place at the JUMP building downtown and will host local Treasure Valley speakers. Find out more about this year’s speakers, their topics, and purchase your ticket for this event here!


1st Annual Kayak Slush Classic at Bogus Basin


Bogus Basin knows how to make good use of slushy snow and springtime weather! This weekend they are hosting the first ever Kayak Slush Classic. This event will involve kayaks, slush, a rope, and a course. Teams of 4 will race against one another via kayak through this course to move forward to the next bracket. This wild event sound like your game? Find out more and register here!


Gene Harris Jazz Festival


Make your way over to the Morrison Center this Friday night for the Gene Harris Jazz Festival. Jazz and Blues lovers will swoon over this event as it features Gordon Goodwin and the Big Phat Band, The Gene Harris Superbad, Wayne Bergeron, and Special Guest Curtis Stigers! Reserve your tickets for this festival here.


For the Nightowl:


CRAZY DAZE at Brundage Mountain


CRAZY DAZE at Brundage Mountain is the ultimate daytime event for any nightowl. As skiing/snowboarding season comes to a close in just a few weeks, Brundage mountain wants to say sayonara to winter with a bang! They’ll have a competition for the craziest costume, beer relays, poker runs, and treasure hunt, but we are most excited for their longest skimmer contest! Watch and be amazed as brave contestants dare to skim the 100-foot chilly pond. You do not want to miss this. Learn more about this wild event here!


Judah & The Lion at the Knitting Factory


Judah & The Lion are taking a pit-stop on their “Going to Mars” tour in Boise! Sunday night this American alternative band will be playing at the Knitting Factory. Tickets for this show start at $20, get yours here!


For the Fam:


Easter Eggstravaganza at Zoo Boise


Zoo Boise’s Easter EGGstravaganza is this Saturday from 10 AM-5 PM. There will be egg-scrambles with over 30,000 pieces of candy, face painting, and special enrichments from the animals! For the schedule of events and admission prices, click here!


Discover the Dinosaurs Unleashed at Expo Idaho


Looking for something fun and educational for the whole family this weekend? Sunday your kiddos can unleash their inner-paleontologist at Expo Idaho with Discover the Dinosaurs Unleashed. They’ll have up-close views of a lifelike Stegosaurus, Velociraptor, and T-rex, fossil digging stations in the Valley of the Bones, and a Kid’s Adventure Zone! You can purchase your tickets here!


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